Guide to College Courses in the Philippines

6 min read

Oct 12, 2018

Are you a senior high school student who’s prepping for college? Are you still in college and want to learn more about your current course? Or perhaps you’re simply a curious soul who’s interested about the courses offered around the country?

You’re in luck – you’ve come to the right place!

Here are plenty of College Courses List that we’ve gathered for you to ensure that you’re well-aware of almost everything that’s being offered in universities right now: 

Accountancy

From taxes to administration, accountancy courses deal with everything related to taxations that impact not only businesses but other fields such as government, finance and social services.

Architecture

Have you ever wondered how buildings are made? Architecture deals with the conceptualization, designing, and construction of buildings, skyscrapers and other physical structures.

Aviation

Do you love flying airplanes? Pursuing a career in aviation teaches you everything about planes – from its design and manufacturing down to manning aircrafts, your dreams of taking to the skies are within reach thanks to this course!

Business

Do you love interacting with others and finding ways to generate income? Business courses can help you with that – from conceptualizing a business to establishing one, this course prepares you in doing all that.

Communications

Do you intend to pursue a career in advertising, media, public relations and other similar industries? This course teaches you everything that involves print media, television and radio and how to utilize these channels to transmit information to other entities.

Computer Science

Do you fancy computers and the latest technology? Computer science is a fast-evolving course that teaches you how to run various technologies and solve complex problems that can benefit the ever-changing world.

Culinary

Interested in concocting food? A culinary course can teach you the art and science behind food, including tips on professional cooking, kitchen skills and the business aspects of the industry.

Economics

Are you interested about the inner workings of the economy and how it affects the country? Economics courses equip students with knowledge on how institutions can affect society and how to best deal with it when problems arise.

Education

Are you a people person who loves teaching? If you love imparting knowledge and making a difference in people’s lives, taking an education course prepares you for a career in the teaching profession.

Engineering

Are you an inventor at heart who’s fascinated by the world of machinery? Engineering teaches students how to use math and science to design, operate and maintain technology that runs the world.

Law

Do you love policies, debate, critical thinking, and politics? You may want to pursue this degree which focuses on the written laws and the affected sectors of society. A law degree will also develop your judgment and argumentation to help you come up with fair and just decisions.

Maritime

Taking a maritime course will grant you the skills and knowledge in constructing, maintaining, and operating marine vessels such as cruise lines, fishing boats, military ships, and cargo ships.

Medicine

Does the thought of saving lives or curing people ignite you? Students who dream of becoming doctors, nurses and other healthcare-related professionals will learn everything that can help them do so, which includes anatomy, pathology, and other specializations.

Music

Are you a musician at heart? Music degrees not only teach you how to perform but also equip you with the skills to educate others and even create your own business – skills necessary to get by in the music industry.

Psychology

Psychology courses teach students how to understand the human mind. Students who are either preparing for medicine or fancy recruiting employees for a company tend to take this course.

Need more deets about gearing up for college life? Here are additional resources for you:

How should you pick your college course?

Should you tackle a course that everybody else is taking or should you deviate from the norm by pursuing your dream career? Choosing your college degree is a big step, but these points can help you decide on taking that next step.

What are the College Courses in the Philippines with the Highest Potential Salary?

Want to know which course offers the highest salary in the Philippines? We’ve got you covered with our list of courses that can help you with that.

What’s Your College Course?” Quiz

Still undecided in your choice of college degree? Check out our quiz to learn more about the course that suits your strengths and interests!

Public Colleges or Private Colleges

Are you thinking of applying for state-funded or local universities? Or are you more interested in pursuing your studies in a private higher education institute? These 2 comprehensive lists will help you!

Scholarships

Do you already have a college degree and school in mind but still held back by the thought of financing your 4 or 5 years in university? This list of scholarships can help you out in your college life.

Apply

So if you already have a course, school and scholarship, all you need now is to join thousands of students who’ve applied to their colleges nationwide through Edukasyon.ph – it’s easy to use and best of all, it’s free!

Want to know what else to expect in college? Check out more tips and guides about college life on Edukasyon.ph!

 

Written By:

Lis Fortun

Aside from music, storytelling has always been one of Lis's biggest passions. She also writes in the hopes of empowering the youth to make a difference in the world.

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